Peugeot is one of the leading car manufacturers and it has been out there from a long time. Among the most compelling model of this company is the 2017 Peugeot 2008. This SUV is going to through a mid-cycle renewal. There are some appealing changes that will increase the sales of this vehicle.
2017 Peugeot 2008: Improvements and Features
There are some detailed improvements in the dynamics. This SUV is here to offer a lot of competition in the market. The company has worked on the reduction of the weight by using materials having lower densities. The best of these materials are carbon fiber plastics and aluminum. The chrome grille for this new model has an aggressive look. The big air vents installed on the front sides encourage better airflow which ensures that the engine remains cool. The front headlamps have been improved too with the trending LED technology.
The LED visibility is improved and you will see fog lights that let you drive in even rain and fog. There is a black color astounding bumper that has been incorporated. This SUV is available in different colors to savor the personal preferences of the passengers. The panoramic sunroof is provided. The driver will have access to all the controls. The space in the cabin has been improved too.
High quality upholstery will be there. The dash trims have been inspired by the all-updated 2008, which hasn’t been released yet. A 7 inch display is provided. Some of the common specs provided include wireless Bluetooth, smartphone compatibility, USB ports, Wi-Fi, power steering, daytime running LED lights and more. The super sensitive power steering has the best driving dynamics and controls. For the purpose of safety, features such as airbags, anti-locking brake system and electronic stability are provided.
2017 Peugeot 2008: Rumors and Engines
The 2017 Peugeot 2008 will be powered with multiple engines. The basic version is 1.2 liters 3 cylinders engine. It is capable of producing 82 hp and a torque of 87 pound feet. All the engines will come with turbocharger. Within 11.5 seconds, the acceleration starts from 0 to 60 mph. Three diesel engines are provided but we know about the details of only two of them. First one is the 1.4 four cylinder engine producing 68 hp. The second option is 1.6 liter four cylinder combined with 6 speed transmission. Some rumors also suggest that both manual and automatic versions will be provided. You will see famous hybrid air engine system too. The hybrid system operates with the gasoline engine, automatic transmission system, compressed air, and motor pump with hydraulics. It works with both air and gas. The engine performance seems to be epic this time because everything is improved.
2017 Peugeot 2008: Price and Release
The 2017 Peugeot 2008 is expected to be released sometime in 2017. The price will start from around $23,000, but it might reach $33,000. The sales of this facelifted model will start from Europe and then all the way to other parts of the world. Fans are counting on the test mule to come out on the roads.